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Victoria House fantastic fun day fundraiser

16 August 2016

Victoria House had another successful Fun Day where they raised over £600! Entertainment included a bouncy castle, the Arlie Bird and an American Police car!

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Scott and Simon get 'quizzy' with City of Culture

03 August 2016

Victoria House service users Scott and Simon have been accepted as volunteers for the Hull UK City of Culture 2017 voluntary team. The duo have commenced phase one of their training and are looking forward to the next.

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Drypool Community Grant benefits Victoria House service users

18 September 2015

Service users and staff at Victoria House in Hull are delighted to receive a £2500 donation from the Drypool Community Grant. This generous grant has been used to purchase iPads as part of the ConnectAbility Appeal.

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Our #ConnectAbility appeal reaches £100,000

14 September 2015

We would like to thank everyone who has helped our #ConnectAbility appeal reach £100,000 before the end of its first year. This three year appeal aims to raise £250,000 to buy 'assistive technology' for our Disability Lifestyle service users.

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Victoria House raises funds with Summer Fair

07 September 2015

Victoria House recently hosted its annual summer fair to raise funds for the #ConnectAbility Appeal – a national £250,000 fundraising appeal for assistive communications technology for Disability Lifestyle service users.

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Technology in Social Care

22 April 2015

The Disabilities Trust attended the ‘Technology in Social Care: Innovation in Adversity’ event on the 20th of April in London to discuss the role technology can play in solving the big financial and legislative challenges facing the Adult Social Care sector.

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Tesco bag pack raises money for #ConnectAbility

02 April 2015

Victoria House service users and staff raised a fantastic £834.41 for the #ConnectAbility Appeal by taking part in a charity bag pack at St Stephens Tesco in Hull. The Victoria House team were joined by members of the Hull FC Foundation and packed bags from 10am to 4pm on Saturday 21st March.

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Electric Eels win Best Team Award

18 March 2015

Wheelchair football team, Electric Eels are delighted to win Best Team Award at the 2015 Hull and East Riding Disability Sports Awards.

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Simon Pooley interviewed on BBC Humberside Radio

16 March 2015

Victoria House service user, Simon Pooley, discusses his ambitions to become a DJ and the #ConnectAbility Appeal live on air with BBC Humberside presenter, David Burns.

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